from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Expecting a wish; supplicatory.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Expecting a wish; supplicatory.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Containing acts of supplication; supplicatory; precatory.


Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)


  • There is only that which is euctical [399] and declarative left to us.

    The Sermons of John Owen

  • Pronouncing the blessing is only euctical and declarative, and not authoritative.

    The Sermons of John Owen

  • And so in Paul's euctical conclusion unto his epistles, the Son is placed before the Father: 2 Cor. xiii.



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